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RiShawn Biddle

RiShawn Biddle is Editor of Dropout Nation, co-author of “A Byte at the Apple: Rethinking Education Data for the Post-NCLB Era,” and a communications and public policy consultant. A longtime editorialist, Biddle has written for Forbes, the New York Times, USA Today, the American Spectator, Politico, and National Review. Follow him on Twitter @dropoutnation


The New Republic’s defenders are ignorant and wrong The media The New Republic’s defenders are ignorant and wrong RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 3:32pm, December 10
There’s absolutely no excuse for Eric Garner’s state-sanctioned murder Police state There’s absolutely no excuse for Eric Garner’s state-sanctioned murder RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 8:33am, December 7
Just how bad was last week for the teachers unions? Elections 2014 Just how bad was last week for the teachers unions? RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 5:02pm, November 10
Time isn’t on this teachers union’s side Rare Politics Time isn’t on this teachers union’s side RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 5:32pm, October 30
Teachers unions are having a terrible year at the ballot box Elections 2014 Teachers unions are having a terrible year at the ballot box RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 3:34pm, October 29
Is this man the worst mistake Politico ever made? The media Is this man the worst mistake Politico ever made? RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 2:01pm, October 10
American Federation of Teachers tries to take over the world American Federation of Teachers tries to take over the world RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 5:15am, September 28
Will Karen Lewis drag Chicago back to the dark ages? Will Karen Lewis drag Chicago back to the dark ages? RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 3:14pm, September 19
Michigan judge uses gavel to bludgeon teachers unions Michigan judge uses gavel to bludgeon teachers unions RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 4:00pm, September 5
Why Illinois should file for bankruptcy Government run amok Why Illinois should file for bankruptcy RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 10:14am, August 31
It’s alive! Teachers unions back a horrifying candidate in Montana It’s alive! Teachers unions back a horrifying candidate in Montana RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 4:53pm, August 22
Plagiarism scandal isn’t over for teachers unions Plagiarism scandal isn’t over for teachers unions RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 1:47pm, August 13
New York City is drowning in public sector pension debt – and Bill de Blasio just made things a whole lot worse New York City is drowning in public sector pension debt – and Bill de Blasio just made things a whole lot worse RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 4:36pm, August 7
“Plagiarism shmagiarism,” say teachers unions. “What matters is he’s a Democrat!” “Plagiarism shmagiarism,” say teachers unions. “What matters is he’s a Democrat!” RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 1:57pm, August 1
Teachers unions get caught in bed with a plagiarist Teachers unions get caught in bed with a plagiarist RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 1:07pm, July 24
Teachers unions want Arne Duncan’s head on a platter Teachers unions want Arne Duncan’s head on a platter RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 4:28pm, July 23
Why the United Negro College Fund is better off with the Koch brothers Why the United Negro College Fund is better off with the Koch brothers RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 1:47pm, July 18
Another way unions are ruining cities Another way unions are ruining cities RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 3:49pm, July 9
Unions should be afraid after yesterday’s Supreme Court ruling Unions should be afraid after yesterday’s Supreme Court ruling RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 3:14pm, July 1
How the Constitution saved Detroit from its pension crisis How the Constitution saved Detroit from its pension crisis RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 5:14pm, June 26
A bad week left this teachers union boss reeling Education A bad week left this teachers union boss reeling RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 4:28pm, June 18
Time for Bill Gates to crash the teachers unions Time for Bill Gates to crash the teachers unions RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 11:35am, June 13
The teachers unions’ worst nightmare has come true The teachers unions’ worst nightmare has come true RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 4:54pm, June 10
This case could kill teachers unions dead This case could kill teachers unions dead RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 3:10pm, June 4
Stop sneering at Glenn Greenwald The media Stop sneering at Glenn Greenwald RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 11:03am, May 30
Blame Obamacare for labor’s latest civil war Blame Obamacare for labor’s latest civil war RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 7:21am, May 21
Why union bosses fear democracy Why union bosses fear democracy RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 11:21am, May 14
Teachers unions are getting desperate Teachers unions are getting desperate RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 10:19am, May 8
When unions bust unions When unions bust unions RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 12:24pm, April 30
Fiddling with education while labor burns Fiddling with education while labor burns RiShawn Biddle, Rare Contributor 12:24pm, April 24